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Jan 22 11:48

Man, Richard Jewell Hit Home!

By George Zimmerman

I love just about all Clint Eastwood movies, but Richard Jewell is in a class by itself. This one was personal. This one Clint Eastwood made for me. Only a handful of people in America know what it’s like to be Richard Jewell and unfortunately, I’m one of them. Mr. Eastwood got it right. Two thumbs up!

Jan 22 11:09

‘Obvious malicious intent’: Tulsi Gabbard hits Clinton with defamation suit over ‘Russian asset’ smear

Democratic presidential hopeful Tulsi Gabbard is suing two-time White House runner-up Hillary Clinton over her claim that Gabbard was a “Russian asset,” alleging that the lie hurt not just her campaign but the entire election.

Clinton “lied about her perceived rival Tulsi Gabbard… publicly, unambiguously, and with obvious malicious intent” when she claimed Gabbard was "the favorite of the Russians," the campaign alleges in the suit, filed on Wednesday in the federal Southern District of New York.

Jan 22 11:02

Authorities advise Swedish citizens to save banknotes in case of a cyber attack or war

In a few years, Sweden may become the world’s first cashless society. But is the Scandinavian country and its people truly ready to ditch cash for digital currency?

Swedish government officials have recently warned its citizens to stockpile banknotes and coins before the country completes its transition from conventional cash to virtual currency. They explained that a cyber attack or a disaster might take out the banks, thereby eliminating the primary provider of digital payments.

Jan 22 10:59

Final Windows 7 Update Breaks Desktop Wallpaper Functionality

According to many reports on Reddit [1, 2] and in the Microsoft Forums, users have found that after installing the Windows 7 KB4534310 and restarting the computer, their desktop wallpaper would no longer be shown.

After experimenting, users were able to determine that the issue is caused by the 'Stretch' setting when configuring the desktop background.

It appears that this setting is no longer honored after installing the KB4534310 update and any configured wallpapers that use it, will just show a blank black screen.

Jan 22 10:49

Japanese car makers Toyota and Honda recall more than 6 MILLION vehicles worldwide due to airbag faults

Toyota is recalled around 3.4 million cars globally - though the majority are in the US - because of a glitch that could prevent an airbag inflating in a crash.

Honda's issue impacts some 2.7 million vehicles in the US and Canada with Takata air bag inflators, which could explode on deployment, sending shrapnel into the face and body of the car's occupants.

Jan 22 10:46

Thousands of Greek protesters demand asylum seekers are removed from their islands, as locals claim: 'You can't walk alone after dark, people get stabbed'

The islands of Lesbos, Samos and Chios staged a general strike, shutting down shops and public services and rallying in central squares, many protesters waving Greek flags.

Asylum-seekers should be shared out across Greece and the rest of Europe, 72-year-old Lesbos pensioner Efstratios Peppas said. 'You can't walk alone outside after dark, people get stabbed,' he added.

The main slogan chanted at demonstrations was: 'We want our islands back, we want our lives back.'

The largest camp of Moria on Lesbos island, with a capacity for 2,840 people, hosts more than 19,000 asylum seekers.

Jan 22 10:38

US threatens trade war with Britain over digital tax for US tech giants: Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin warns of tariffs on UK car makers after Sajid Javid pledges to target Google and Facebook

US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Donald Trump will personally heap pressure on Boris Johnson to drop the proposed levy as Sajid Javid insisted it will go ahead.

Mr Javid said the digital services tax will be introduced from April but will only be a temporary measure until an international agreement is in place on how to deal with big online companies like Google and Facebook.

But Mr Mnuchin was clear the White House remains ardently against the move as he hinted retaliatory tariffs could be imposed on the UK's car industry if the tax is rolled out.

Jan 22 10:36

WATCH: Tucker Carlson Warns That Sanders Could Beat President Trump If Republicans Don’t Take The Election Seriously

Fox News host Tucker Carlson has issued a warning that he believes Sen. Bernie Sanders could take “many thousands” of votes from President Donald Trump if he becomes the Democrat nominee.

Jan 22 10:35

Horrible. Democrat Hakeem Jeffries Called President Trump the “Grand Wizard” of 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue Numerous Times – KKK Trump (VIDEO)

Democrat impeachment manager Rep. Hakeem Jeffries blathered on for over an hour on Tuesday night in the Senate Impeachment Trial.

Jan 22 10:35

How Awful: Kellyanne Conway Harassed by Intolerant FOX News Hacks (VIDEO)

FOX News was once the channel of choice by American conservatives.
But once Donald Trump ran for office everything changed.
Several FOX News elites trashed and scoffed at Donald Trump and his ‘dangerous’ rhetoric

Jan 22 10:34

UFC Superstar Conor McGregor Sings Trump’s Praises, Calls Him A ‘Phenomenal President’

Ultimate Fighting Championship superstar Conor McGregor blew up the internet on Monday with a tweet praising and admiring President Donald Trump.
The Irish fighter sent the tweet on the Monday following his big fight against Donald Cerrone, which he won in 40 seconds.

Jan 22 10:34

Dopey Bartender Compares Peaceful Richmond 2A Rally To Freddie Gray Rioters Who Destroyed 350 Businesses In Baltimore (VIDEO)

Around 60,000 Second Amendment supporters rallied in Richmond, Virginia on Martin Luther King, Jr. on Monday.

Jan 22 10:13

Video: Beer Drinking Biden Campaign Spokesman in Profane Barroom Defense of Joe and Hunter Biden Ukraine Corruption Accusations

The Biden campaign released a video Tuesday night featuring their Rapid Response Director Andrew Bates drinking beer in a barroom and swearing like a politician while defending Joe and Hunter Biden from accusations of corruption in their dealings with Ukraine. The video was released to coincide with the start of the Senate impeachment trial of President Trump over his efforts to get Ukraine to investigate the Bidens’ role in alleged Ukraine corruption.

Jan 22 10:12

And There It Is… Adam Schiff Accuses Trump of Helping Putin Steal the 2020 Election — This (VIDEO)

It took Democrats about five hours before they went there and accused President Trump of assisting Vlad Putin in the upcoming election.

Jan 22 10:12

Mitch McConnell Drafts ‘Kill Switch’ Resolution To Halt Trump Trial If Democrats Try To Drag Out

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is reportedly preparing a “kill switch” to quickly dismiss the articles of impeachment if Democrats appear ready to drag out the trial of President Trump.

Jan 22 10:12

“This Is Going To Be Like Killing A Fly With A Sledgehammer – It’s Going To Get Ugly” – Rep. John Ratcliffe DESTROYS Sham Impeachment

On Monday the Trump Defense Team announced several House Republicans will join their team to defend President Trump in the US Senate Trial.

Jan 22 09:56

Aramco IPO Proceeds To Fund Saudi Defense Projects

Saudi Arabia will use part of the money raised through Aramco’s initial public offering to strengthen its defense capabilities, Saudi Finance Minister Mohammed al-Jadaan told Reuters in an interview at the World Economic Forum in Davos.